20 articles Tag Gender roles

No, actually, you’re the one who’s being rude, buddy

No, actually, you’re the one who’s being rude, buddy

The insignificance of women’s agency, as exemplified by a vapid pop reggae song.

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Sexism, Skating and Thighs

Sexism, Skating and Thighs

Our She Said, He Said, She Said feature returns with an Olympics-themed installment!

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Who runs the world? Girls (UPDATED)

Who runs the world? Girls (UPDATED)

The viral Goldieblox video rocks.

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Is Miley a victim, though?

Is Miley a victim, though?

Sinead O’Connor recently wrote an open letter to Miley Cyrus, ostensibly because Miley said Nothing Compares 2 U served as the inspiration for her Wrecking Ball video. Jen Zorratti isn’t feeling it.

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Not cool, Mindy. Not cool.

Not cool, Mindy. Not cool.

Jen Zorratti loves her some Mindy. What she doesn’t love is when the show makes light of rape, and last week’s episode did exactly that.

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These sandwiches are not beautiful, fine

These sandwiches are not beautiful, fine

A woman blogs about her attempt to EARN (!?) an engagement ring by making 300 sandwiches for her boyfriend. It’s like Julie & Julia but horrible.

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Concessions to the Patriarchy: Wedding Spectacular Episode 3!

Concessions to the Patriarchy: Wedding Spectacular Episode 3!

Throwing a wedding involves approximately seven million decisions, one of which is figuring out who gets an invite. SCREAMING’S Marlo discusses the joy of creating a guest list for your big day.

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Unlike the Women in Crest’s Commercial, I Can Use My Words

Unlike the Women in Crest’s Commercial, I Can Use My Words

SCREAMING’S Marlo watches a lot of TV which means she sees a lot of commercials. Some of them practically scream out to be mocked — like, for example, a commercial for Crest 3D White Arctic Fresh Toothpaste. And mock she does!

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Disney on Ice’s Princesses & Heroes, because UGH

Disney on Ice’s Princesses & Heroes, because UGH

In the first of a regular feature called She Said, He Said, She Said, the three founding contributors of SCREAMING IN ALL CAPS discuss Disney on Ice: Princesses & Heroes.

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A Sign (of the Times)

A Sign (of the Times)

An astute SCREAMING IN ALL CAPS reader sent in this picture, snapped recently in a downtown Winnipeg back alley. It’s a sign warning passers-by of some window-washing activity that was happening on an office building.

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